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The International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation determines global standards for health terms; an essential part of improving the health of humankind.

We are committed to maintain and grow our leadership as the global experts in healthcare terminology ensuring SNOMED CT, our world-leading product, is accepted as the global common language for health terms.

Latest news

  • Information about the January 2015 SNOMED CT International Edition release package

    January 29, 2015

    Ahead of the public release of the January 2015 SNOMED CT International Edition, due on January 31, IHTSDO would like to remind licensees that there are changes to the directory structures in the release package files. The changes follow consultation involving the IHTSDO Member Forum.

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  • IHTSDO Recruitment of an E-Learning Course Administrator 1 YEAR FIXED TERM

    January 16, 2015

    The IHTSDO invites applications for the role of E-Learning Course Administrator to join the IHTSDO Education Team, undertaking a range of administrative activities related to delivering and supporting E-Learning courses provided by IHTSDO Products and Services

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  • New license and SNOMED CT distribution system launched today

    January 13, 2015

    This morning, IHTSDO launched its new licensing system, the Member Licensing and Distribution Service (MLDS) at https://mlds.ihtsdotools.org

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  • Subsets ready for evaluation

    November 25, 2014

    An evaluation version of the March 2015 SNOMED CT General and Family Practice subsets and ICPC-2 map is now available to EHR vendors and the SNOMED community.

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  • SNOMED CT E-learning Foundation course

    November 21, 2014

    IHTSDO is launching an online course that offers an opportunity to gain a broad basic understanding of the SNOMED CT. The who complete this course will also be eligible for entry to more advanced SNOMED CT E-Learning courses later in 2015. Applications close on 12 December 2014.

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